Presentation on theme: "Assessment: Using the Public Health Nursing Assessment Tool"— Presentation transcript:
1Assessment: Using the Public Health Nursing Assessment Tool Chapter 3Assessment: Using the Public Health Nursing Assessment Tool
2AssessmentProvides information about health of individual, family, community, system, population.Assessment tool guides public health nurse through process of discovery.
3Assessment Indicators General health status Health-related quality of life and wellbeingDeterminants of healthDisparities
4Assessment Determine priority needs of community. Develop, implement, evaluate plan using intervention wheel strategies as guide.Reflect on experience of doing public health nursing assessment.
5PHNAT Four Foundational Health Measures Determinants of HealthBiologyGeneticsSocial factorsHealth servicesPolicymakingIndividual behavior
6PHNAT Four Foundational Health Measures Determinants of HealthAge, race, gender.Interactions and connections with family, friends, others in community.Physical environment: that which can be seen, touched, heard, smelled, tasted.
7PHNAT Four Foundational Health Measures Determinants of HealthPhysical, social, mental health programs in community.Seven A’sAccessAwarenessAvailabilityAffordabilityAcceptabilityAppropriatenessAdequacy of service
8PHNAT Four Foundational Health Measures Determinants of HealthAssess policies that influence health of individual, family, community, system, population(Presentation assignment)Knowledgeable about political infrastructure; be familiar with how it works.Type of behavior individual or population exhibits affects health.
9PHNAT Four Foundational Health Measures DisparitiesHealth outcome greater or lesser extent between populations.Race or ethnicity, sex, sexual identity, age, disability, socioeconomic status, geographic location (demographic section of assessment)
10Analysis of HealthAnalyzes information gathered during assessment process (last page of assessment: think carefully about this info)Public health nurse does not do this alone; takes part in partnership.Identifies issues in community.Sets priorities.
11Prioritize Public Health Issues Partnerships work together to form common understanding of issue.Agree on priority issue; essential for positive outcome.Partners confer with Healthy People 2020 topic areas and objectives for guidance in creating and implementing plan.
12Applying the Minnesota Intervention Wheel Strategies 17 nursing interventions.Levels of practice: individual/family, community, system.Strategies visually depicted; color coded.Common language or catalog of actions used by public health nurses across all practice settings.
13Applying the Minnesota Intervention Wheel Strategies Hitting the PavementCase finding, surveillance, disease and health event investigation, outreach, screening.Running the ShowReferral and follow-up, case management, delegated functions.Working it OutHealth teaching, counseling, consultation.
14Applying the Minnesota Intervention Wheel Strategies Working TogetherCollaboration, coalition building, community organizing.Getting the Word OutAdvocacy, social marketing, policy development and enforcement.
15Applying the Minnesota Intervention Wheel Strategies Population to be targeted for plan.Short-term goal(s), long-term goal(s).Community resources: human, financial, time, technology, educational.Financing of implementation and evaluation of plan.Evidence supports intervention for population.
16Applying the Minnesota Intervention Wheel Strategies Evidence strategy culturally appropriate.Evidence Seven A’s accounted for.Best place to implement strategy.Best person to implement strategy.How to evaluate whether outcomes met.
17Tracking and Evaluation What type of information collected.Where it will be collected.Who will collect it.Where it will be stored.What kind of technology will be used.How it will be collected.What type of resources needed.
18Reflection Selfreflection aids in decisionmaking process. Causes public health nurse to be vigilant during assessment and implementation of plans.Keep record of experience.